Because of its location just north of the border, this accommodation is a popular choice for overnight stops. The hotel is one of south-west Scotland's leading hotels, offering a wide range of facilities including 91 en suite bedrooms and suites. Built in 1900 and renovated in 2008, the hotel welcomes guests in a lobby with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, cloakroom and lift access. The café, bar and restaurant provide food and drinks, whilst Internet access and room and laundry services are also provided.All rooms in the hotel offer comfortable beds, en suite bathrooms with shower/bathtub and hairdryer, colour television, direct dial telephone and tea and coffee making facilities. Internet access and central heating also come in all rooms as standard. Recent upgrading has seen the refurbishment of 30 bedrooms in the hotel where the feel is modern and contemporary. Ground floor rooms and rooms with walk-in showers are available on request.
Travelling from the north: please take the A701 to Dumfries from the M74 at Beattock. Follow signs for town centre. Turn left at Dumfries Academy. Follow signs for the A75 Carlisle. The hotel is on right-hand side opposite the Regional Council Offices. Travelling from the south/east: please take the M6 past Carlisle and the A75 to Dumfries. Follow signs for the town centre. Continue to the traffic lights (St. Marys Church). The hotel is on the left after the traffic lights.